High Rise

Boston, MA


Client: Motor Mart

Motor Mart Garage is an 8-story high-rise parking garage constructed in 1927 as a parking storage building.  It is a unique five -sided structure with 7 levels of parking and ground floor retail space. The original building’s fire protection systems were in need of considerable upgrades to meet the current building code requirements. RAN’s president provided lead fire protection design services.  A new diesel fire pump was installed to serve one of the largest dry pipe sprinklers system in the city of Boston.


Construction Cost: $250,000 Size: 8 stories

Cambridge, MA


Client: Millennium Pharmaceuticals

RAN provided fire protection sprinkler and standpipe designs for the 35 Landsdowne street project for Millennium Pharmaceuticals. This building contained 217,000 sq-ft of laboratory and office space, with a vivarium laboratory and animal holding facility on the fifth floor. A small clean room was constructed for use in sensitive experiments. The building also contains a 150- seat auditorium, a full service cafe, and staff lounges on every floor.

Construction Cost: $1.4 Million Size: 9 Stories 

Boston, MA


Client: Cushman & Wakefield

RAN Fire Protection Engineering, PC provided lead fire protection engineering services for the total interior and exterior renovation of the 14 story high rise at 470 Atlantic Avenue. The site of Independence Wharf is in the location of the Boston Tea Party, which integrates the rich history of the city. The renovated building addressed both the innovations of the 21st century Boston and the historic significance of the wharf. The scope of work involved the design of the base building fire protection systems to provide the future tenant fir out demands. The fire protection system design included a new fire pump along with base building sprinkler/stand-pipe system distribution.

Construction Cost: $1.2 Million Size: 14 Stories 

Additional Projects
Stuyvesant Plaza

Amsterdam Housing Authority

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